Breonna Taylor’s mother endures national spotlight to make sure Black women’s lives matter

Tamika Palmer prays. To God. To her daughter Breonna.

“Tell me if I need to give this up,” she asks. “Tell me if I need to walk away.”

But every day she wakes up to the same answer.

“It was something telling me, somehow she made me feel that, ‘Not today. You don’t give up, not today.'”

Tamika is the mother of Breonna Taylor, the 26-year-old Black woman fatally shot by Louisville Metro Police in her apartment on March 13.

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